The unemployment rate in Springfield is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Springfield jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Springfield's cost of living is 24.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Sangamon county remained Republican, 50.9% to 46.5%. More Voting Stats
Springfield's population is 116,313 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Springfield is Real Estate: $105,400
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.0%.
Springfield public schools spend $15,118 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Springfield. More Education